Steam Engines

The antique steam traction engine hobby, past and present.

The Harrison Jumbo Steam Engine

By Bill Vossler

A rare 1911 Harrison Jumbo plays a star role in beer-making demonstrations across the western U.S.

Replica Case Road Locomotive Comes to Life

By Loretta Sorensen

A North Dakota man defies the odds to hand-build a complete, authentic, working replica of a 1904 Case 150hp Road Locomotive.

Model Steam Engine Scaled to Perfection

By Bill Vossler

Four years in the making, a scale model Wood Bros. steam engine demonstrates the power of love.

Rumely 36-120 Sets the Bar High

By Leslie C. McManus

A Rumely expo dazzles with the addition of a Rumely 36-120 steam engine display.


Steam in the Veins

By Bill Vossler

Steam traction engines captivate three generations of Minnesota men.

When John Deere Set His Sights on Steam Power

By Sam Moore

Unknown to many people, John Deere was fascinated by a steam-powered tractor in the mid-1850s.

The Enduring Corliss Steam Engine

By Sam Moore

The Corliss name can be found on many engines, and there’s an interesting reason why.

The Allis-Chalmers Corliss Steam Engine

By Bill Vossler

An Albert City stationary Corliss steam engine is a relic of the early industrial era.


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